Here at the blog, we’re all about you. Okay, sometimes me, and on occasion somebody else, but mostly you… okay mostly me. But it’s my blog!
Where was I?
Oh yeah. We like to offer helpful writer-type ideas here to improve your writing and, once done, improve your ability to show off that writing to others!
I recently found another great blog post full of helpful ideas to increase your platform! You’ll see a few things we’ve discussed here before, but I hope you’ll get a few new ideas, too.
I’m especially intrigued about blog parties. Have you ever done one of those? Maybe you’d like to talk about your experience doing it. Let me know!
Meanwhile, enjoy Suzie Speaks’ post! Her numbers are good, so she’s doing a few things right!
One of the most common questions I am asked by fellow bloggers is, in my opinion, one of the most difficult to provide a definitive answer to:
How do I increase the traffic that I receive to my blog?
Before I begin, I think that it is important to note three crucial points:
- Building a following and, consequently increasing your traffic, takes lots of time and effort. You are extremely unlikely to receive thousands, or even hundreds of views simply by pressing the publish button.
- Content is key. Well-written posts will draw new people in, and encourage them to visit again. Posting page after page of inspirational quotes looks pretty, but will leave your audience bored after a while. Be yourself, make no apologies and believe in what you are creating.
- I am not an expert, nor have I ever claimed to be.
I know very little about SEO, so…
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